Last Train waiting to leave Wearhead for Bishop Auckland, 1953

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    "View NW, towards buffer-stops; ex-NE terminus of line from Bishop Auckland, 27/6/53: the locomotive is ex-NE J21 No. 65078. Goods traffic continued up the valley as far as St John's Chapel until 2/1/61; a passenger service, Bishop Auckland - Stanhope was restored by the Weardale Railway from 23/5/10." Photo by Ben Brooksbank, 1953, and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence.
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    What does this mean? Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0)
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    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 8 years, 6 months ago
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